Ontario's School Battery Recycling Challenge

Ontario's School Battery Recycling Challenge

Welcome to the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge!

The Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge is for elementary and secondary schools in the province of Ontario. If you want to do something great for the environment and have a chance to win great prizes, you've come to the right place! This challenge is brought to you by Raw Materials Company Inc.

Welcome Students!

If you are a student and your school is participating in the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge, you can register to win some great prizes. Please enter here.

Students Enter Here!
Students Enter Here!

Welcome Teachers!

Welcome to the Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge!

If you are a teacher or work at one of Ontario's elementary or secondary schools, please enter here.

Teachers Enter Here!
Teachers Enter Here!

The OSBRC has raised an estimated:

$200.00

OSBRC 5th Annual Challenge Leaderboards

OSBRC Pledge
Prize Pool

Estimated PRIZE POOL

$800.00

Every school that recycles 100% of their OSBRC Pledge will receive an equal share of the OSBRC Pledge Prize Pool!

So far, 1 school has recycled their share!


Blue Leaderboard

most batteries collected by schools with
250 students or more

Estimated Provincial PRIZE

$480.00

School District Estimated* Actual* Total
1st Parkinson Centennial Public Sc... Orangeville UGDSB 13,935 0 15,935
2nd Good Shepherd Courtice PVNCCDSB 10,268 0 12,268
3rd Earmers corner public school Cornwall UCDSB 1,467 5,767 8,234
4th Southwold PS St. Thomas TVDSB 5,134 0 7,134
5th Holy Trinity C.S.S. Courtice PVNCCDSB 5,134 0 7,134
6th Brooklin Village PS Brooklin DDSB 4,401 0 5,401
7th Taylor Evans Public School Guelph UGDSB 5,134 0 5,134
8th Laurentian Hills Christian Sch... Kitchener IND 5,134 0 5,134
9th St Joseph Catholic School Belleville ALCDSB 3,667 0 4,667
10th Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic S... Sault Ste. Marie HSCDSB 4,401 0 4,401

This leaderboard is for schools with enrollment of 250 or more. The payout for this leaderboard will include the top five schools; a 1st place prize ($200.00), a 2nd place prize ($100.00) and a leaderboard prize for 3rd, 4th and 5th ($60.00 each).

Prize dollar amounts are an estimate based on current tonnage submitted and may be subject to change.


Red Leaderboard

most batteries collected by schools with
249 students or less

Estimated Provincial PRIZE

$480.00

School District Estimated* Actual* Total
1st Quintilian School Kingston IND 11,735 0 12,735
2nd Muskoka Christian School Utterson MACS 5,134 0 7,134
3rd Belleville Christian School Belleville BCS 2,934 0 4,934
4th McGillivray Central Ailsa Craig Tvdsb 2,934 0 3,934
5th Springfield Public School Springfield TVDSB 3,667 0 3,667
6th Westmount Junior School Etobicoke TDSB 1,467 0 3,467
7th Montessori Academy of London London Private 2,200 0 3,200
8th King's Town School Kingston IND 2,934 0 2,934
9th St. Ann Catholic School Fenwick NCDSB 1,467 0 2,467
10th Central Public School Brantford GEDSB 0 0 2,000

This leaderboard is for schools with enrollment of 249 or less. The payout for this leaderboard will include the top five schools; a 1st place prize ($200.00), a 2nd place prize ($100.00) and a leaderboard prize for 3rd, 4th and 5th ($60.00 each).

Prize dollar amounts are an estimate based on current tonnage submitted and may be subject to change.


Click here to see the full OSBRC Leaderboards!

The OSBRC Award prize estimate:

$40.00


Iron Earth Canada is excited to be apart of the OSBRC this year! The first 125 schools to register this year will receive a free bag of Iron Earth for their school garden! Sign up for the Iron Earth School Fundraiser for a chance to win $500 worth of free product!

Learn more about the benefits of Iron Earth here.

Battery Preperation Safety

Most of the batteries that we use everyday do not require any special preparation before recycling. However, we do recommend that precautionary measures be taken when recycling certain types of batteries to reduce any risk of short-circuit.

To learn more about how to safely store and prepare your batteries for recycling, click here.

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Sick Kids Foundation

The Ontario Schools Battery Recycling Challenge and Raw Materials Company Inc. are proud to be a part of the effort to raise money for such an important charity. Proceeds from this event will help support the SickKids Foundation.

Click here for more information.

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